An event center in Mount Ayr, Iowa, The Ramsey Farm Pavilion provides a ranch-style venue for wedding events of all sizes. A historic working farm and village, the 180-acre property houses an event barn, a house overlooking the lake for smaller events, and the Lesanville Inn Bed & Breakfast with several accommodation options for guests.
Facilities and Capacity
Most couples who book this venue decide to utilize the scenic Iowa farm views for an outdoor ceremony. The main event space at The Ramsey Farm Pavilion is the barn, which can hold up to 250 guests. The smaller, waterfront Heritage House overlooks the lake and is an ideal spot for smaller events. In addition to having liability insurance, this venue is also pet-friendly and provides ample parking, wheelchair access.
Wedding ceremonies, receptions, elopements, bridal showers, engagement parties, and rehearsal dinners can be hosted at this venue. A bridal suite space is offered for the bridal party before the ceremony. The Ramsey Farm Pavilion staff can assist in setting up and cleaning up tables, chairs, decorations, and other wedding necessities. On-site, this venue offers couples their inventory of:
With a full service in-house catering team, couples can choose a menu from many different options, which they can sample at a tasting. Catering service extends from hors d’oeuvres at a cocktail reception to buffet, plated, stationed, or family-style serving at the reception. While they can create a cake for the occasion, the venue also permits an outside cake to be brought in for the reception. Holding a full liquor license, The Ramsey Farm Pavilion has an in-house bar ready to provide beverages to guests during a cocktail hour or reception. Their bartenders can serve from a cash bar or open bar, providing house and specialty beer, wine, and liquor. They can also accommodate special requests for a champagne toast or a signature cocktail.
The property also includes Lesanville Inn Bed & Breakfast, which can accommodate guests or a wedding couple. Their housing options include different houses for guest use, such as the Lesan House, the Axtel House, and the Carriage House.
Recommended by 100% of couples
Jordan · Married on 10/20/2018
Amazing amazing amazing!
We absolutely loved our experience with Ramsey Farms!! Everything was taken care of and we had access to everything. My husband and I and Some family chose to stay in the houses they have available and was not disappointed. They are very helpful in providing not only ideas but support. Would definitely recommend to anyone looking for a rustic style/barn experience.Sent on 03/16/2019
Mackenzie · Married on 09/01/2018
We loved this venue so much! It was a beautiful place to get married! We enjoyed getting ready in the houses you can rent! They felt like home. Deb, the coordinator that sets everything up through Ramsey's, is very nice and helpful. We had an amazing wedding at a beautiful place!Sent on 09/13/2018
Heidi H · Married on 12/13/2014
Beautiful Country Setting
We were married here on 12/13/14. It was absolutely beautiful country setting! Before I booked the pavilion Deb was very nice and accommodating letting me see everything! Once I was there I was in love! The pavilion is beautiful, and so are all the houses you can rent to stay the night in! We rented all the houses for our family to stay in! The food was great! Deb and the others who helped with everything were just wonderful to work with! I would recommend this for anyone looking!!!!Sent on 03/16/2019
The Ramsey Farm Pavilion & Inn Price Rates